Georgia

Former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga.
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AP News
December 04, 2019 - 4:44 pm
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was released from a hospital Wednesday after being treated for a urinary tract infection. Read more here.
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Jimmy Carter
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AP News
October 24, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Former President Jimmy Carter is out of the hospital where he was treated after fracturing his pelvis in a recent fall at his home. Read more here.
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Former President Jimmy Carter answers questions during a news conference at a Habitat for Humanity project, in Nashville, Tenn.
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 8:02 am
Former President Jimmy Carter has been admitted to the hospital after falling in his home in Plains, Georgia, Monday night.
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Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signing legislation, in Atlanta, banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected.
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AP News
October 01, 2019 - 4:23 pm
A federal judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked Georgia's restrictive new abortion law from taking effect, following the lead of other judges who have blocked similar measures in other states.
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Former President Jimmy Carter works with other volunteers on site during the first day of the weeklong Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project, their 35th work project with Habitat for Humanity, in Mishawaka, Ind.
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AP News
October 01, 2019 - 10:55 am
Jimmy Carter is celebrating his 95th birthday, becoming the first U.S. president to reach that milestone as he continues his humanitarian work and occasionally wades back into politics and policy debates almost four decades after leaving office.
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Rescuers work near the stern of the vessel Golden Ray as it lays on its side near the Moran tug boat Dorothy Moran.
Stephen B. Morton/AP Photo
AP News
September 09, 2019 - 7:41 pm
Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped men alive from a capsized cargo ship Monday, drilling into the hull's steel plates to extract the crew members more than a day after their vessel overturned while leaving a Georgia port.
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A teller error resulted in $120,000 being deposited in the wrong account, police say
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CNN
September 09, 2019 - 12:57 pm
By Theresa Waldrop, CNN (CNN) -- A Pennsylvania couple is facing felony theft charges after their bank accidentally put $120,000 in their account, and the couple spent most of it instead of contacting the bank, police said. Robert and Tiffany Williams of Montoursville are also facing overdraft fees...
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Rachel, left, and Sarah Mitchell look at their phones as they sun bathe on Jekyll Island's Driftwood Beach as the Golden Ray cargo ship is capsized in the background, off the Georgia coast, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 8:39 am
The U.S. Coast Guard says rescuers have heard noises from inside a cargo ship where four crew members are unaccounted for after their huge vessel overturned and caught fire off Georgia's coast. Petty Officer 3rd class Ryan Dickinson told The Associated Press on Monday that rescuers heard noises but...
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Volunteers walk under the wind and rain from Hurricane Dorian through a flooded road.
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AP News
September 03, 2019 - 9:14 am
U.N. and Red Cross relief officials rushed to deal with an unfolding humanitarian crisis in Hurricane Dorian's wake Tuesday after the most powerful storm ever to hit the Bahamas devastated thousands of homes, crippled hospitals and trapped people in attics.
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Workers board up a shop’s window front as they make preparations for the arrival of Hurricane Dorian, in Freeport, Bahamas, Friday, Aug. 30, 2019.
AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa
AP News
August 30, 2019 - 7:21 am
Many Florida residents faced a sense of helplessness as they prepared for Hurricane Dorian, which Trump said could be an "absolute monster" of a storm.
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